SOF International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO) 2020-21
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About the Program
The Science Olympiad Foundation invites applications for SOF International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO) 2020-21 from students of Class 1 to 12. It is a two-level examination conducted every year in which the students are judged at the school level, zonal level and international level.
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For Level 1
To appear for level 1 examination -
- An applicant must be a student from Class 1 to 12.
For Level 2
To appear for level 2 examination -
- An applicant must be a student from Class 3 to 12.
- He/she must be among the top 5% of students class-wise in the first level exam. (Note: Due priority will be given to marks scored in different sections).
- He/she must be among the top 25 rank holders from each class at the zonal level.
- He/she must be a class topper from each participating school where at least 10 students from a class appear in the exam and score 50% qualifying marks.
The olympiad topper awards at the international and zonal level will be given to winners of 2nd level. For students of Classes 1 and 2, the international and zonal level awards will be provided to 1st level winners. The award comprises -
At International Level
- A total of 12 awards of INR 50,000 each, gold medal and certificate of outstanding performance to first rank holders.
- A total of 12 awards of INR 25,000 each, silver medal and certificate of outstanding performance to second rank holders.
- A total of 12 awards of INR 10,000 each, bronze medal and certificate of outstanding performance to third rank holders.
At Zonal Level
- A total of 312 awards of INR 5,000 each, gold medal and certificate of zonal excellence to first rank holders.
- A total of 312 awards of INR 2,500 each, silver medal and certificate of zonal excellence to second rank holders.
- A total of 312 awards of INR 1,000 each, bronze medal and certificate of zonal excellence to third rank holders.
- A total of 2184 awards of gifts worth INR 1,000 each, a medal of distinction, certificate of distinction and certificate of zonal excellence to 4th to 10th rank holders.
- A total of 4680 awards of a certificate of zonal excellence, a medal of distinction and certificate of distinction to 11th to 25th rank holders.
- All rank holders from 26th and above rank will receive a merit certificate.
- A total of 7800 awards of medal of distinction and certificate of distinction will be given to top 25 rank holders of level one at the zonal level.
- All rank holders at 26th and above rank will receive participation certificate at level 1.
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Documents How can you apply?
Students need to apply through their schools as individual registrations are not accepted.
Step 1: All eligible students can apply for the Olympiad through their respective schools.
Step 2: Schools can request the prospectus containing registration form either
- By sending an email at email@example.com, or
- By making a phone call on 0124-4951200.
Step 3: They need to return the duly filled registration forms to SOF before the due date.
Application deadline: 31st August 2020
The selection will be based on the student's performance in the Olympiad.
Terms and Conditions
- For Class 1 to 4, the test comprises 35 objective type questions and for Class 5 to 12, the test comprises 50 questions with the time duration of 60 min (Level 1).
- The question paper consists of four sections namely Logical Reasoning, Mathematical Reasoning, Everyday Mathematics and Achievers Section.
- The examination will be conducted in the English language only.
- A minimum of 10 students should be registered from each school.
- The examination will be conducted during school hours.
- The results of the Olympiad will be declared within 8 weeks of the examination. The results will be made available on the website as well as at concerned schools.
- There are separate question papers for each class.
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